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Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
10:27 am
Thursday, December 15th, 2011
12:59 pm
Освобождение голоса , постановка голоса, дикция , Pet Shop Boys.

 Ссылки на материал в моём журнале    http://voicebeautiful.livejournal.com/

Здесь я выложил эксперименты своего голоса . Научится петь можно самому . Все упражнения по изменению голоса я взял из творчества
группы Pet Shop Boys и предоставив вам аудио и видео материал показываю где именно я взял упражнения . Здесь я также описываю круг
поиска упражнения которое является ключевым , оно снимает зажим , делает голос свободным , сочным , ярким , громче , насыщенней ,
певческим и тд . . Так же в раздаче вы найдёте некоторые ссылки и список полезных программ , среди которых есть по откату системы ...

Monday, December 13th, 2010
11:56 am
One man campaign
Because I'd love to see a Christmas number one that is a.) not X-Factor related, b.) actually festive, and c.) by my favourite group, I'm starting a Campaign to persuade people that it would really really be worth a smidgin of their moneys to purchase the Pet Shop Boys' song It Doesn't Often Snow at Christmas from iTunes and get it to number one for Christmas. So if that idea floats your particular boat, feel free to post this in your LJ and in any communities of relevance. And then don't forget to buy it. I think to actually be Christmas number one, it would have to be bought this week, so it would go into the charts announced next Sunday, which will be the charts that apply on Saturday December 25th.

btw, I'm thinking of the UK charts, but if you're not in the UK you can try to get it to number one wherever you are.
Monday, October 12th, 2009
2:38 pm
PSB on sale
Hi! I'm seeling some cd's and cd-singles, and among them there are several by the Pet Shop Boys... have a look at my entry! Thanks.
Friday, September 25th, 2009
6:28 pm
Warfield show in San Francisco
Hello! I went to the PSB show at Warfield in San Francisco a few nites ago and took some pictures. Sorry they're small, I was stuck behind a tall guy with a big long ponytail all night and had to wave my camera in the air to snap anything at all! :-}

( + a few more )
Saturday, August 22nd, 2009
11:48 pm
Does anyone have VIP tickets to the Montreal show that they're willing to sell?

I would do ANYTHING to meet them :(
Thursday, June 25th, 2009
11:13 am
V-Fest Toronto?
OK, so having started a lobby to get PSB's to Toronto on their Pandemonium tour and realising there was an Aug 30 date set up, I sort of decided to go away and wait for the venue announcement.

Having done some digging I now find that potentially this date could be for the Toronto Virgin V-Fest.  Boo Hiss Boo!  This is no fun.  I don't want to see them at a festival with ten other bands in a field.  I want to see them at a decent venue.

I hope to the Gods that this isn't going to be the case but time will tell.  Anybody know anything else about this?

Current Mood: aggravated
Friday, June 19th, 2009
12:05 pm
Monday, June 15th, 2009
5:11 pm
Get Pet Shop Boys to Toronto please!
Hi there

I have just started a LJ to lobby to get the PSB`s to add a Toronto tour date to their Pandemonium tour.

I would REALLY appreciate it if everyone could sign up and help get them to come to Toronto.  The only two Canadian dates they are playing are in Montreal and Vancouver.  The `Fundamental` tour date in Toronto was a blast and I really am at a loss why they have overlooked this city this time....especially when one of their contributors to `Yes`is from Toronto, Canada (Owen Pallet).

So come on and join my LJ and help to make this happen.  I can`t believe there aren`t enough people in Ontario that wouldn`t fill a venue for an extra date!!!

Thanks for your support!

Current Mood: cheerful
Sunday, June 14th, 2009
11:29 pm
Monday, June 1st, 2009
11:14 pm
Who wants standing tickets for the Pet Shop Boys in London, 19 June?
I've got some spare tickets for the standing area at the Pet Shop Boys
gig at the O2, London, on Friday 19 June.

Please let me know if you're interested!

Friday, February 20th, 2009
7:18 pm
Old interview with the Pets
I've been sorting out my magazine collection recently, in readiness for moving house, and came across this interview with Pet Shop Boys, in a an old issue of Q magazine, published sometime around spring 2002, part of their regular Cash for Questions series of interviews. I thought I'd share it here. The images are rather large (c.600K each), all the better to read them clearly, so I'll just give you the links here:

Page 14 (sorry I folded it - apart from that it's a really lovely picture, IMO)

Page 15

Page 17

Page 18 (lovely pic of Neil back in his Smash Hits days)

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009
10:09 pm
Neil interview
Neil is interviewed in next week's Radio Times, ahead of the Boys' appearance on Wednesday's Brit Awards show.

I've scanned the interview, and it's here. Enjoy - it's lovely to see him interviewed, IMO.
Friday, September 5th, 2008
9:03 pm
For russian-speaking only
Hello. Message that I wrote below is for russian-speaking visitors of this community.
I hope I didn't break the rules of this community by posting my message, it was written without any advertising's intention. Also, please excuse me for disturbing you.

Я хотел бы обратиться к соотечественникам и русско-говорящим посетителям данного сообщества с просьбой о сотрудничестве. Я веду русскоязычное новостное сообщество в "Живом Журнале", посвященное творчеству дуэта, и в данный момент подумываю об возможном расширении его аудитории до международного уровня. Увы, мой уровень знания языка не позволяет мне самому вести параллельную новостную ленту на английском языке. Поэтому, если кто-то из читающих это обращение желал бы помочь мне и другим людям, занятым в этом проекте, выступив в роли, своего рода, сурдопереводчика для зарубежных посетителей сообщества - я был бы признателен за любую помощь такого рода, и не только. Если вы заинтересованы в совместной работе над LJ-сообществом, посвященным творчеству Pet Shop Boys, пожалуйста, свяжитесь со мной, или оставьте свой ответ здесь.

Current Mood: creative
Wednesday, June 13th, 2007
1:17 pm
Garden Party, Ireland Pics
Not all great quality (the middle ones are camera phone) but a couple of gems...

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Tuesday, May 29th, 2007
10:23 pm
Hello, here's some photos from the Manchester concert last night...

chris 1neil 5

More here...Collapse )

Thursday, May 3rd, 2007
10:49 am
Beside Pet Shop Boys (2007)

ARTIST........: Pet Shop Boys
TITLE.........: Beside
LABEL.........: TechnoPark Music
GENRE.........: Pop
PLAYTIME......: 139:08 min
SIZE..........: 193,0 MB
RELEASE DATE..: Apr-30-2007
RIP DATE......: Apr-24-2007
SOURCE........: CDDA
ENCODER.......: LAME 3.96 : preset standard
QUALITY.......: VBRkbps / 44.1kHz / Joint-Stereo
BITRATE.......: avg. 192kbps
WEBSITE:......: besidepetshopboys.by.ru

[Disc 1:]
3:33 The Truck-driver And His Mate
4:07 Hit And Miss
4:38 How I Learned To Hate Rock'n'Roll
5:20 Betrayed
2:48 The Calm Before The Storm
5:45 The Boy Who Couldn't Keep His Clothes On
5:04 Delusions Of Grandeur
3:44 The View From Your Balcony
4:07 Disco Potential
3:57 It Doesn't Often Snow At Christmas
3:35 Silver Age
4:58 Screaming
4:14 Je T'Aime...Moi Non Plus
4:38 Casting A Shadow
4:04 The Ghost Of Myself
4:42 Lies
4:37 Sail Away

[Disc 2:]
3:37 Sexy Northerner
5:02 Always
3:29 Break 4 Love
3:56 Nightlife
3:28 Searching For The Face Of Jesus
5:14 Between Two Islands
3:23 Friendly Fire
4:38 We're The Pet Shop Boys
3:50 Transparent
3:42 I Didn't Get Where I Am Today
3:12 The Resurrectionist
2:35 Girls Don't Cry
4:13 In Private
3:10 Blue On Blue
3:37 No Time For Tears
4:55 Bright Young Things
3:46 Party Song

This is not an official product by Pet Shop Boys.
This is a fan edition of long awaited but still not released so-called the second Alternative album.
This release is strictly not for sale, but it's for giving from one fan to another.

Thursday, April 12th, 2007
4:04 pm
Tedious information about PSB things
Hello fans.
My other half is a pop musician, and as such can sign into the PRS website (they are the people who deal with royalties for records etc). Anyway, whilst browsing today, he found some information about the PSBs and I thought I would share it with you.

For example, here are some registered songs (the creation dates may not be 100% accurate).

"Bilincum" (2003)
"Cyberworld" (2003)
"Dance Mama" (2000)
"Dermacol" (1999)
"Deeptumental" (1997)
"Dream Team" (1996)
"Go Away" (1998)
"Haven't Stopped Dancing" (2002)
"Lethal Weapon 2" (apprently co-written with Eric Clapton and George Harrison - possibly an administrative error) (1998)
"Live Music Awards" - a Chris Lowe solo composition (2001)
"Living Single - Swing Out Sister" (2000)
"Noise" (1997)
"Room With A Viewer" (1996)
"Tru Tucatre" (2000) - another Chris Lowe one
"Twist Peace I Think" (2001)
"Zazoom" (1996)

On 'She's Madonna', Robbie gets 25% of the PRS money, each Pet Shop Boy only gets 12.5% each. On 'One More Chance' (or 'One More Chance Tonight' to give it it's official title) the same happens with Bobby O getting a 25% share.
There is the shocking confirmation that Chris did not have anything to do with 'Two Divided By Zero' - it was written by Neil and Bobby O alone. The song has the official "alternate" title of 'Let's Run Away', interestingly enough. 'Later Tonight' has a sole credit for Neil.
'Miracles' is an odd one. No credit for Chris, written by Neil, Adam F, Dan Stein and Peter Smith.
There are a number of songs credited to Neil alone. "25 Years", "Aisling Geal", "Breakdown", "Dayz Like That", "Suala Lady". There is also a song listed called "Hit Depot", written by Neil and Pal Waaktaar from A-Ha.

(All discovered by boyfriend...all interesting...probably only to me.)
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